Akali vs Kai'Sa Counter Build

How to Win Akali vs Kai'Sa Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Kai'Sa as Akali in LoL

How to Beat Kai'Sa as Akali

15,138 Akali vs Kai'Sa Matchups Analyzed

We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of recently ranked League games each week. Within our dataset, Akali faced off against Kai'Sa 15138 times. Including so many games with Akali vs Kai'Sa gives us confidence in our ability to provide useful data and a recommended build to wreck Kai'Sa This particular champ pairing is relatively uncommon. Akali fights Kai'Sa in only 5.8% of her games.

Unfortunately, Akali has done a dismal job of beating Kai'Sa. Normally, she wins a lowly 48.1% of the time the champs oppose one another in. In Akali against Kai'Sa matches, Akali’s side is 0.1% less expected to gain first blood. This indicates that she most likely won't be able to get first blood versus Kai'Sa.

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Best Akali Items to Counter Kai'Sa

The top items to prioritize in your Akali versus Kai'Sa build include Riftmaker, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Demonic Embrace. When Akali incorporated at least these three items in her build, she performed significantly better when fighting Kai'Sa than with many other common counter builds. In fact, Akali had an average winrate of 60.0% when playing against Kai'Sa with this build.

Best Akali Runes to Counter Kai'Sa

Fleet Footwork Rune Fleet Footwork
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Second Wind Rune Second Wind
Unflinching Rune Unflinching

To have the highest likelihood of vanquishing Kai'Sa as Akali, you should use the Fleet Footwork, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Coup de Grace, Second Wind, and Unflinching runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune builds we have analyed for Akali vs Kai'Sa fights, this mixture of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 57.2% win rate overall.

We have also shown the top Kai'Sa runes to duel Akali in order to help you understand how she will likely be played versus your champ.


7.8 | Akali Kai'Sa | 7.9


6 | Akali Kai'Sa | 5.9


5.3 | Akali Kai'Sa | 6.5

Akali vs Kai'Sa Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown here feature some valuable Akali versus Kai'Sa counter stats that may help you figure out the differences between these two champs. As an example, Akali’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is nearly equal to Kai'Sa’s KDA ratio of 2.4, showing that Akali may be just as central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Kai'Sa..

Akali typically has a similar longest kill spree as her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, she takes more damage than Kai'Sa. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also imply that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from additional harm when engaged or poked.

Akali typically gets less CS than Kai'Sa. Champs that do not finish with very much CS normally don't have to have much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. Instead, they are able to scale properly off their abilities and first items alone. However, champs with scores of minion kills, such as carries, typically must have a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to top the averages presented here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.77 | Akali Kai'Sa | 1.81

Largest Multi-Kill

1.62 | Akali Kai'Sa | 1.64

Damage Dealt

19,201 | Akali Kai'Sa | 18,305

Damage Taken

23,988 | Akali Kai'Sa | 18,419

Healing Done

4,348 | Akali Kai'Sa | 4,890

Vision Score

17 | Akali Kai'Sa | 18

Gold Earned

10,630 | Akali Kai'Sa | 12,026

Minions Killed

134 | Akali Kai'Sa | 164

Dragons Killed

0.05 | Akali Kai'Sa | 0.28

Barons Killed

0.01 | Akali Kai'Sa | 0.09


1.38 | Akali Kai'Sa | 2.3


0.36 | Akali Kai'Sa | 0.53

CC Duration (sec)

59 | Akali Kai'Sa | 27

Experience Earned

13,212 | Akali Kai'Sa | 12,270

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 15,138 Akali vs Kai'Sa matchups from recent LoL games. We use rigorous data cleaning and processing methods to ensure that our counter stats are of the highest quality. You can rest assured that the recommended build to counter Kai'Sa as Akali comes from real data and is not the fabrication of some random LoL player, as some other sites provide. You can use the filters at the top of the page to view the most relevant stats and items to your rank.